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(Cambridge, MA) -- Ralph Stanley is being recognized in a different way. The bluegrass legend will officially become a member of the American Academy of Arts and Sciences this weekend. He's among the 204 people who've been elected to the prestigious honorary society, which will...
(Detroit, MI) -- Jason Aldean is adding his support to the in the fight against breast cancer. The country star is playing a two-night stand in the Detroit area this weekend. And he's designated Saturday's show at the Palace of Auburn Hills as his 2014 "Concert For The Cure." He...
(Nashville, TN) -- Lady Antebellum's Charles Kelley admits he gets a sense of nostalgia from the group's new single, "Freestyle." But the country star explains it's not really about looking back into the past. But Kelley adds that "Freestyle" isn't an autobiographical song. He...
(Atlanta, GA) -- Lady Antebellum will soon be in the Georgia Music Hall of Fame. The country trio is a member of the Class of 2014, which will be officially welcomed with an event in Atlanta on Saturday. The band's Dave Haywood tells "The Atlanta Journal-Constitution" the...
(Hot Springs, AR) -- Glen Campbell's film is getting a showcase in his home state. "I'll Be Me" has been tapped to open Arkansas' 23rd annual Hot Springs Documentary Film Festival, which gets under way Friday. Glen's wife Kim and his children Ashley, Cal, and Shannon are...
(Nashville, TN) -- Carrie Underwood says she had a blast making the video to "Somethin' Bad," her collaboration with Miranda Lambert. Carrie adds that she's really proud of the clip. She explains that it was one of those projects in which, even before it was finished, they "just...
(Nashville, TN) -- Carrie Underwood's pregnancy won't be overlooked at next month's Country Music Association Awards. The event's head writer, David Wild, is thrilled to have that life event to work with. He tells Nashville's "Tennessean" the singer -- who's co-hosting the...
(Undated) -- Carrie Underwood's new single is bringing her a new accomplishment. "Something in the Water" is debuting at number one on the Hot Christian Songs chart, which marks the first time she's topped that list. Her previous best on that tally was "Jesus Take the Wheel,"...
(Nashville, TN) -- New sibling duo The Swon Brothers are thrilled to be the running for a Country Music Association Award. But singer Zach Swon admits it's recognition he and his brother Colton are having a tough time grasping. The Swon Brothers are nominated for Vocal Duo of...